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Tonyrefail in the Parish of Llantrisant
The Glamorgan Family History Society have produced a set of microfiche containing Monumental Inscriptions for the following burial grounds :-
- Ainon Welsh Baptist Chapel
- Capel-y-Ton Calvinistic Methodist Church
You can see pictures of Tonyrefail which are provided by:
Transcript of complete name listing for Llantrissant, with Brynsadler, New Mill and Tonyrefail, from the Post Office Directory, for 1871
You can see the administrative areas
in which Tonyrefail has been placed at times in the past.
Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
Collenna estate - Building leases of land in Tonyrefail 1859-1883 - at W Glamorgan Archives (Neath Mechanics' Inst)
Details of extant records on Archives Network Wales for the following;
- Collection of deeds for property in Tonyrefail "The deeds relate to the ownership and tenancy of a shop on Mill Road, Tonyrefail, lying within the Collenna Estate"
- Collenna Estate papers "Building leases of land in Tonyrefail, 1859-1883; deeds and documents relating to minerals at Gilfach-goch in the parish of Ystradyfodwg, 1853-1875; deeds relating to trusteeship of estates on behalf of William Jones of Craigavon and Painswick, Gloucestershire, 1851-1869."
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference ST013882 (Lat/Lon: 51.583939, -3.425980), Tonyrefail which are provided by:
War Memorial to WWI and WWII (and subsequently) at Trane Cemetery. Contributed by Martin Atkins, 2001
Cilely Colliery (between Edmundstown and Tonyrefail) on the Welsh Coal Mines sit